Tsukuba City provides support to deliver food and household items to COVID-19 patients at home.
August 27, 2021 3:04 PM ｜ Others
There has been a sharp increase in the number of COIVD-19 patients not being admitted to hospitals and isolating at home. Given such situation, Tsukuba City provides supply of food and household items for free for COVID-19 patients isolating at home in the City, as well as their family members living together, in order to support citizens who are restricted in their activities and to prevent the spread of infection.
1. Eligible persons
Citizens of Tsukuba City who are tested positive for COVID-19 and isolating at home, as well as their family members living together
2. How to request supply
(1) Either the patient or a family member living with the patient requests through one of the following ways.
・ Request online from the website, "Ibaraki online application and notification services (いばらき電子申請・届け出サービス)"
▶ Name of the project: Supply of food and items for COVID-19 patients (新型コロナウイルス感染者支援物資)
・Request by phone
▶ Supply package for COVID-19 patients
Phone: 029-883-1299 (It will not be connected until 9:00 a.m. on August 27, when the service starts.)
▶ Available everyday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(2) Either a city employee or delivery company will deliver a supply package to the applicant's home on the day or the following day.
In principle, a supply package will be left by the door. Please note that delivery may subject to delay depending on the situation.
3. Supply package
Tsukuba City delivers seven days' supply of food and household items for free.
* If you need baby diapers or sanitary products, please inquire when requesting a supply package.
4. Other point to note
This is a support to protect lives and livelihood of our citizens. We ask for your understanding and cooperation so that we can deliver food and items to people who actually need them.
Please note that we are unable to accommodate dietary requests, such as food allergies and religious restrictions.
For people staying home due to being tested positive for COVID-19, We deliver food and household items(PDF 598KB)
How to request food and household items(PDF 278KB)